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Staff Development

Walking Tour of Bloomsbury

Diane Burstein, Blue Badge Guide

Date: 20 May 2014Time: 11:00 AM

Finishes: 20 May 2014Time: 1:00 PM

Venue: Russell Square: College BuildingsRoom: Meet at Main Reception at 10.50 am

Type of Event: Tour

Come and find out about the area of London local to SOAS on the "Bohemians and Bluestockings - Literary London": The Bloomsbury Set were described as people who lived in squares and loved in triangles. Stroll through the Georgian squares of Bloomsbury and Fitzrovia to see the places where the famous writers lived, worked and loved. Virginia Woolf, Lytton Strachey, George Bernard Shaw, T S Eliot, W B Yeats and Charles Dickens are just some of the writers you'll meet on this walk.

To book you can apply for this course in one of two ways:

  1. Online using the Staff Development Online Booking Form
  2. By downloading a request form from the link on the right